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Eritrea attempts economic makeover

Government of mostly Muslim state seeks to reform economy, even issuing a new currency by Andrew Jay Rosenbaum ANKARA – Eritrea is attempting...

CORRECTION – Eritrean president visits Saudi Arabia

Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki will meet Saudi King Salman during his two-day visit*CORRECTS DATE OF ERITREA’S SECESSION FROM ETHIOPIAADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Eritrean...

First refugees arrive in Spain

In total, four women and eight men arrived safely to Madrid -eleven from Eritrea and one from SyriaBy Alyssa McMurtryMADRID - The first...

Ten Eritrean football players seek asylum in Botswana

Batswana police have detained the 10 Eritrean players after they refused to return home after playing at a qualifying match for the 2018 World...

UN inquiry finds systematic rights abuses in Eritrea

Some violations may constitute crimes against humanity, says UN commissionNEW YORK -- The Eritrean government has committed systematic and gross human rights violations...

ANALYSIS: Eritrea may play role in anti-Houthi campaign

As Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies continue their air campaign against Yemen's Shiite militant Houthi group, there are indications that Eritrea may play...

Egypt FM returns home after E. Africa tour

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Thursday returned home following a two-day tour of East Africa that took him to both South Sudan and...

Egypt FM arrives in Eritrea

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry arrived in Eritrea on Wednesday in the first such visit by an Egyptian foreign minister in two decades. Shoukry said...

Egypt FM to visit Eritrea on Wednesday

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry is expected to visit Eritrea on Wednesday in the first such visit by an Egyptian foreign minister in two...

Djibouti accuses Eritrea-hired ‘mercenaries’ of crimes

Djibouti on Sunday accused neighboring Eritrea of using mercenaries to destabilizing the situation in the country. "Armed mercenaries serving the Eritrean government are terrorizing civilians...

Saudi Arabia, Eritrea agree to boost Red Sea security

Saudi Arabia and Eritrea have reached a security and military agreement on fighting terrorism, illegal trade and piracy in the Red Sea, Eritrean diplomatic...